quintuplets


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quintuplets

Five babies born in a single gestation. Quins were once rare but since the introduction of fertility drugs that promote multiple ovulation they have become more common.
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Namukhula gave birth to quintuplets at Kakamega County Referral Hospital a month ago.
We notice in the previous example that the second of the quarter-note quintuplets (upper line) lies a mere sixteenth-note quintuplet before the second beat of the 4/4 measure.
As of now, they are battling with their health care provider, Kaiser Permanente, over an expensive but indispensable request for an extremely high-risk pregnancy specialist in Arizona for the birth of the quintuplets.
It was the first time in the hospital's history that quintuplets were born and the hospital welcomed the children, she said.
MULTAN -- One of the quintuplets, born to a woman a few days back, died at the Nishtar Hospital, here on Thursday.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 2 September 2017: A woman gave birth to quintuplets in the eighth month of her pregnancy in Asyut governorate, Upper Egypt.
www.whitefunnel.co.uk FILM Raising Arizona (12) When a childless couple decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated.
On March 3, we were blessed with a set of quintuplets. Last year, when this dairy goat was a yearling, she had triplets, and I had to milk her on occasion because the kids weren't able to drink all the milk.
7 RAISING ARIZONA (1987) CRIME comedy with Nicolas Cage and Holly Hunter as a childless couple who decide to kidnap one of a group of quintuplets belonging to a business tycoon.
If God permits we will discharge quintuplets as helathy from our hospital," said also Mutlu.